Monstera karstenianum is a rare and collectable form of climbing Monstera with dark green textured leaves. Commonly called “Monstera Peru”, this species grows as a hemi-epiphytic vine in nature, which means it will also do well growing on a totem in bright indirect light indoors. The leaves start out a medium green and grow to reveal a network of deeper green. A very easy houseplant that needs space to grow. Vibrant, glossy leaves and low maintenance. In their natural environment these plants use a tree to latch onto and grow.
GROWTH – Trailing or Climbing (They will grow quite large if you let them), repot every few years.
LIGHT – Thrives in a mild climate with filtered sunlight.
WATER – Allow to dry out between waterings. ensure good drainage. The aerial roots collect their nutrients so if they grow try to direct the roots to a water source.